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Ndamukong Suh Apologizes For 'Unacceptable' Reaction

After yesterday's incident vs. the Packers, Ndamukong Suh would only apologize to his teammates, coaches, and true fans "for allowing the refs to have an opportunity to take [him] out of the game." It was that reaction, a lack of accountability, that led many to believe Suh was delusional and more prone to a greater suspension. Suh has corrected that mistake tonight with a statement released on his Facebook page

In the past few hours, I have had time to reflect on yesterday’s game and I want to sincerely apologize for letting my teammates down, the organization, and especially to my fans who look to me for positive inspiration.

Playing professional sports is not a game. It is a profession with great responsibility, and where performance on and off the field should never be compromised. It requires a calm and determined demeanor, which cannot be derailed by the game, referee calls, fans or other players.

I want to reiterate my commitment to working to become a better player, and professional—on and off the field. My reaction on Thursday was unacceptable. I made a mistake, and have learned from it. I hope to direct the focus back to the task at hand — by winning.

Again, the NFL is reviewing the situation and will have a response likely by Tuesday, after all of the Week 12 games are complete.